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Extreme Tool defends title in GCC truck pull

 

September 29, 2018

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EXTREME TOOL'S team for Gogebic Community College's 18 Legs vs. 18 Wheels truck pull competition receives its trophy after winning the event for the second year in a row from GCC service learning trip coordinator Janie Williams. The team's time of 6.85 seconds was the fastest of any attempts to move a semi truck 20 feet. Among those at the event were, from left, team members Josh Meinke, Andy Laurin, Chad Caudill, Williams, team members Brian Miljevich, Chad Longhini, Spencer Church, Cory Carpenter, Chris Ranta and Ty Patritto.

By RICHARD JENKINS

rjenkins@yourdailyglobe.com

IRONWOOD - For the second year in a row, Extreme Tool's The Extreme Team won Gogebic Community College's 18 Legs vs. 18 Wheels truck pull competition.

"It was an awesome day. We had sunshine and blue sky, we had rain and wind, and someone reported a little sleet, as well. It just added to the color for the event and a little bit of a challenge," GCC service learning trip coordinator Janie Williams said.

Around 10 teams competed to see who could pull GCC's semi truck 20 feet in the fastest time. While some teams had fewer people, most featured n...



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